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September/October 2013 | COVER STORY CONTENTS 16 4 SAGE ADVICE Bagels or Bookcases Whether it’s finding the perfect bagel for breakfast or the ideal ottoman for the family room, retailing is all about making the shopping experience enjoyable. 7 CATEGORY INSIGHT Healthy Food 8 NACS 2013 The National Association of Convenience Stores Show Preview For Casey’s General Store, the key to success is not always sales. Instead, the relationships the company forms are most important. New & Notable 62 UPFRONT Noteworthy products 10 10 KUM & GO ‘A Passion for Service’ One thing Kum & Go’s customers can expect to find that may be rare among the company’s competitors is a friendly associate who is genuinely happy to see them. September/October 2013 retail merchandiser 1

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Retail Merchandiser - September/October 2013
BLE 2013
Cyber Defense
Looney Tunes
The Biggest Loser
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
LeBlanc’s Food Stores
Clark Appliance
16 Handles
Cycle Gear
Wedge Community Co-op
All-Rite Construction Inc.
Radio Shack
Terraco Inc.
New & Notable
Focus on Convenience Stores
Bagels or Bookcases
Healthy Food
NACS 2013
Casey’s General Store
Monarch Custom Beverages
Craig Distributing
Nouria Energy
Maritime Farms
Speedy Q Markets
Parker Cos.
Orton Oil
The Linn Cos.
Tiger Fuel Co.
Architec Housewares
State Oil Co.
La Vie en Rose
New & Notable

Retail Merchandiser - September/October 2013